Congratulations to the winners of the Forty-First Collection!

42 COLLECTION IS October 10, 2019

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Portrait photographers

Portrait Photo Awards is a place where the best portrait photographers in the world compete with each other for the top place in the international rating. Experienced professionals with the most creative ideas and imaginative thinking receive our awards. Their best works are displayed in our regular collections and social networks to thousands of potential clients from many countries. 

We are striving to gather the most talented portrait photographers from all over the world. If you think that you belong to their ranks, register and submit your best photographs. An international jury of acknowledged experts will examine each work. Do note that our team is very picky: less are 10% of all photographs are honored with a place in our monthly collections. 

Portrait Photo Awards is also a great place to find a photographer. Do you want to hire the best professional for a photoshoot? Use our website to browse portfolios of top-rated specialists in your region and contact them directly.

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Key dates
  • July 11 — August 10 Submission for 40 collection
  • August 11 — September 10 Submission for 41 collection
  • September 11 — October 10 Submission for 42 collection
  • October 11 — November 10 Submission for 43 collection
  • November 11 — December 10 Submission for 44 collection
  • December 11 — January 10 Submission for 45 collection
  • January 11 — February 10 Submission for 46 collection
  • February 11 — March 10 Submission for 47 collection
  • March 11 — April 10 Submission for 48 collection
Summing up
  • April 2020 Publishing the results
  • Total
  • Last Collection
№1 Photographer of 2019 Lin Tun
55 countries presented
1405 photographers total
9.93% of all images selected
TOP 5 countries
TOP 3 photographers of 2020
41 collection Published: 15 September 2019
21 countries
40 photos selected
TOP 5 countries
  • Switzerland
  • Germany
  • United States
  • Russia
  • Netherlands
TOP10 Photographers of the Year receive PortraitPhotoAwards trophies
Portrait Photo awards

Jenny-Rebekah Miller
Dallas (United States)
Ammara Crittenden
Edmonton (Canada)
September 2019
new members
Soundarya Soundararajan
San Jose (United States)
Klaudia Fuchs
Landau in der Pfalz (Germany)
Fabian Grell
Bielefeld (Germany)
Einat Brunstein
Kfar Saba (Israel)
Maya Kaznacheeva
Moscow (Russia)
Łukasz Ptaszyński
Warsaw (Poland)
Barbara MacFerrin
Boulder (United States)
Maria del Valle Presser
Buenos Aires (Argentina)
Florence Schmit
Hilversum (Netherlands)
Angela Graham
Glasgow (United Kingdom)
Michael Fugate
Washington, D.C. (United States)
Michael Tobias
Solingen (Germany)